ITALY MUNICIPAL REVENUES Scott #0 MUNICIPAL REVENUE STAMPS: LORETO 1887, FIRST ISSUE, DEPICTING THE HOLY HOUSE OF NAZARETH BEING FLOWN BY THE ANGELS Stamp

Condition: MUNICIPAL REVENUE STAMPS: LORETO 1887, FIRST ISSUE, DEPICTING THE HOLY HOUSE OF NAZARETH BEING FLOWN BY THE ANGELS
Country: Italy
MARCHE MUNICIPALI: LORETO 1887 PRIMA EMISSIONE: RAFFIGURANTE LA SANTA CASA DI NAZARET TRASPORTATA DA ANGELI IN VOLO SOTTO LA GUIDA DELLA MADONNA E DI GESU' BAMBINO ASSISI SUL TETTO. Secondo la tradizione gli angeli posero la Santa Casa sulle rive dell'Adriatico, in Dalmazia, e poi a Loreto, presso Recanati, dove essa giunse, nel 1294. [Catalogo Koeppel 10, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19 - $200] MUNICIPAL REVENUE STAMPS: LORETO 1887, FIRST ISSUE, DEPICTING THE HOLY HOUSE OF NAZARETH BEING FLOWN BY THE ANGELS WITH THE GUIDANCE OF THE VIRGIN MARY AND BABY JESUS WHO SEAT ON THE ROOF. The Santa Casa di Loreto, is one of the most important shrines for Marian devotion from the late 1200s to the present day. The shrine is believed to be house of the Virgin Mary, miraculously transported from Nazareth to Loreto, a small town in the Marche. [Koeppel Catalogue 10, 12, 14, 15, 16, 19 - $200]
$150.00
Item Id #: 014358